A Catalog of Federal Aid to States and Localities
HRD-87-28: Published: Mar 23, 1987. Publicly Released: Mar 23, 1987.
- Full Report:
GAO published a catalog of federal grant formulas the federal government uses to allocate assistance to state and local governments.
The catalog provides: (1) an in-depth understanding of formula allocation; (2) information on the agencies and congressional committees that have jurisdiction over the programs; (3) the amounts of program allocations; and (4) the sources and timeliness of the statistical data used in making funding allocations.